Famed singer Taylor Swift has scored another hit by giving her sixth No. 1 album titled “Lover” to Billboard 200. This could be the former country star’s best album till now.
According to the Billboard, Swift’s latest album has collectively sold 867,000 units out of which 679,000 units are records of album sold. The entertainment media-brand also said that the week has witnessed the highest number of sales for any album, since the release of Swift’s 2017 album “Reputation”.
The media-brand further added that after the success of her latest album “Lover”, the singer has become the first female artist to have six different albums, each selling a minimum of 500,000 copies in a single week.
Witnessing a mesmerizing and record breaking success of her latest album certainly boosted the happiness of Taylor Swift, who has been quite vocal about the equal rights for the LGBTQ community.
Earlier, the singer released a blissful single titled “Me!” featuring Brendon Urie, a vocalist from the Panic! at the Disco band, in April, ending the 13-day countdown with the release of the song. The song also broke the record of the most played single in first 24 hours, among solo artists on YouTube.
Following the success of her latest album Lover, the singer posted a heartfelt message on social media, saying, “I just have to say to you guys, thank you so much for one of the best weeks of my life. I can’t thank you enough.”
In her album, she has not only asked for equality with the song, “You Need To Calm Down”, but also called out and condemned double standards and sexism through the song “The Man”.
The media-branding organization Billboard will be posting the updated list, featuring the latest album of the singer – Lover – on Wednesday, September 4.
It certainly has been a significant year for Taylor Swift and her fans, and with four months left for the year to end, fans across the globe would be waiting to hear from the singer again soon.